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autograft:

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surgical procedure by which a tissue or organ is removed and replaced by a corresponding part, usually from another part of the body or from another individual.
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autograft

[′ȯd·ō‚graft]
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The objective of the study is to assess the outcome of serum assisted conjunctival autograft in primary pterygium cases.
Major indications for deceased-donor allograft Indication Benefits and application Major burn Staged application at debridement, and staged removal when autograft or dermal substitute is to be placed Alexander (sandwich) technique: [12] the application of widely meshed autograft covered by allograft Small burn injury Uncertain depth of excision Infection, e.
A meta-analysis of 76 studies looking at the outcomes of autograft BPTB versus allograft BPTB showed that reconstruction with BPTB autograft resulted in lower graft rupture rate, improved knee stability, and single leg hop test.
Autograft reconstruction group is reconstructed with HS autograft and allograft group with bone-patellar tendon-bone allograft.
This success can be attributed to everyone involved in the clinical trial, especially the study investigators and coordinators; our R&D, regulatory and clinical teams; our partners and suppliers; and most importantly, the patients who participated in the landmark prospective, randomized study comparing Augment bone graft to autograft.
Rates of engraftment at postoperative day 14, however, significantly favored the expanded split-thickness skin autografts group at 96.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of corneal autograft in Pakistan.
Ipsilateral bone-patellar tendon-bone (BPTB) autografts were used for reconstruction in 72 patients; the remaining 41 patients, referred to as the hamstring tendon autograft (HT) group, had reconstruction with either ipsilateral triple semitendinosus autografts (32) or quadruple semitendinous autografts (9).
The Ross operation, involving replacement of native aortic valve with a pulmonary autograft, with its advantages of growth potential, optimal hemodynamic performance, and freedom from anticoagulation and hemolysis has become an attractive option for pediatric and adolescent patients requiring aortic valve replacement (2).
ORLANDO -- Rituximab improves outcomes when added to conventional chemotherapy regimens in patients with B-cell lymphoma, and new data suggest it is also useful as part of high-dose chemotherapy programs with autograft.